N-Isovalerylglutamic acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 597158

CAS#: 80154-63-8

Description: N-Isovalerylglutamic acid belongs to the class of organic compounds known as glutamic acid and derivatives. These are compounds containing glutamic acid or a derivative thereof resulting from reaction of glutamic acid at the amino group or the carboxy group, or from the replacement of any hydrogen of glycine by a heteroatom.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-11-25. Prices are subject to change without notice.

N-Isovalerylglutamic acid is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to sales@medkoo.com to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 597158
Name: N-Isovalerylglutamic acid
CAS#: 80154-63-8
Chemical Formula: C10H17NO5
Exact Mass: 231.1107
Molecular Weight: 231.24
Elemental Analysis: C, 51.94; H, 7.41; N, 6.06; O, 34.59

Synonym: N-Isovalerylglutamic acid; N-Ivga;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3-methylbutanoyl)-L-glutamic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H17NO5/c1-6(2)5-8(12)11-7(10(15)16)3-4-9(13)14/h6-7H,3-5H2,1-2H3,(H,11,12)(H,13,14)(H,15,16)/t7-/m0/s1


Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>3 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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1: Niederwieser A, Steinmann B, Exner U, Neuheiser F, Redweik U, Wang M, Rampini S, Wendel U. Multiple acyl-Co A dehydrogenation deficiency (MADD) in a boy with nonketotic hypoglycemia, hepatomegaly, muscle hypotonia and cardiomyopathy. Detection of N-isovalerylglutamic acid and its monoamide. Helv Paediatr Acta. 1983 Mar;38(1):9-26. PubMed PMID: 6862997.

2: Lehnert W. Excretion of N-isovalerylglutamic acid in isovaleric acidemia. Clin Chim Acta. 1981 Oct 26;116(2):249-52. PubMed PMID: 7296890.